Dominican order

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Noun1.Dominican order - a Roman Catholic order of mendicant preachers founded in the 13th century
monastic order, order - a group of person living under a religious rule; "the order of Saint Benedict"
Black Friar, Blackfriar, Dominican, friar preacher - a Roman Catholic friar wearing the black mantle of the Dominican order
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But he directed that on his release from custody, Mercer must return to restrictive living conditions offered by the Dominican Order and that he keep the peace for three years.
Albert Nolan was born in Cape Town, South Africa, in 1934 and joined the Dominican order in 1954.
Dominic de Guzman, founder of the Dominican Order. It is also holding the novena to San Vicente Ferrer every Friday, 5:30 p.m.
Saint Dominic de Guzman, the founder of the Dominican Order, was named after him by his mother after she prayed for a child at his shrine and soon after, conceived a son.
Don't go home without checking out the medieval city with a rich assortment of historic churches, including the Gothic Les Jacobins, on rue Lakanal, where the Dominican order was founded.
Timothy Radcliffe, a descendant of old English nobility and a former master general of the Dominican order, doesn't look the part of someone with blue blood flowing in his veins.
An opening biographical section follows Campanella from peasant origins through entry into the Dominican order, participation in intellectual circles in Naples, messianic leadership of a failed revolt, appalling torture, twenty-seven years of imprisonment (and prolific writing), a brief span of papal favor in Rome, and the old prophet's final adventures in France.
Ana has yet to enroll in Letran, UST's sister school under the Dominican Order, but the head coach is confident that his former player will be a Knight for a long time.
The Dominican Order in the country is set to observe December 3, the First Sunday of Advent, as a Day of Fasting and Prayer.
In 1993 he was expelled from the Dominican order after refusing to return to his community in Chicago.
The Dominican Order in Wicklow have turned 70 acres of prime residential land belonging to their old boarding school into a nature's paradise.
The following is a letter from members of the Iraq Coordinating Committee, a collaborative effort of the North American Justice Promoters of the Dominican Order and the Dominican Leadership Conference, the networking body of Dominican religious leaders in the United States.

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